‘We can have a Y, if we want it’
“If we want this, I think it can happen.”
Gary Griesbach, chairman of the Rockdale Municipal Development District board, continues to be optimistic that a YMCA facility can be acquired for the Rockdale area.
A February meeting drew about 80 enthusiastic backers and the MDD has continued to work on the project over the past five months. Full Story
Officers search rural Milam for killer
Walker County convict nabbed in Houston; object of local hunt arrested near Texas 36
For most of a night and day last week county and state law enforcement officers thought it was possible a convicted killer was roaming the woods of east central Milam County.
He wasn’t. Trent Archie, 29, of Huntsville, was arrested just after midnight Thursday in Houston. Full Story
Chamber president will leave office July 31st
Denice Doss, who has headed up the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce for the past 11 years, announced Friday she is leaving her post on July 31.
“I have some other opportunities I want to pursue,” she told The Reporter. Full Story
The only fireworks which (legally) filled the skies over Milam County were these which soared over Rockdale from Fair Park Friday night. Full Story
Chamber still collecting fans as area broils
With temperatures well into triple digits each afternoon, the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce continues its drive to provide fans for Rockdale residents who need them. Full Story